"Mirror, mirror in my hand, who's the handsomest in the land? I am. Handsome Johnny Barend", Barend would utter while his partner Maurice flexed his muscles with their manager doing most of the speaking. Donning top hats, black capes and colorful trunks, they skipped to the ring led by Mr. Kleen (Ernie Roth, who would go on to become The Grand Wizard) in Indiana and Bobby Davis in WWWF. They would achieve success in multiple territories, most notably Hawaii, Detroit, Indiana and the WWWF, capturing several tag team titles.